Medicine Benchmark, South Dakota

Prominence: 497 ft, 151 m

Elevation: 2262 feet, 689 meters

Approx. Isolation: 33.88 mi, 54.52 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 2263 ft / 689 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)43° 57' 55'' N; 99° 36' 16'' W
43.96521, -99.60458 (Dec Deg)
451500E 4868186N Zone 14 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceSouth Dakota
County/Second Level RegionLyman (Highest Point)
City/TownEast Lyman

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     Medicine Butte at Trip Report for Lyman, SD by Bob Martin Trip Report for Lyman, SD by Ron Tagliapietra

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     South Dakota County High Points (Rank #22)
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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2010-05-31 by Gustav Sexauer
     2014-05-01 by Richard Oestreicher

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Medicine Benchmark as seen on the way north from Reliance (2010-05-31). Photo by Gustav Sexauer.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 497 ft/151 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 497 ft/151 m
  Key Col: 1765 ft/538 m
Isolation33.88 mi/54.52 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Bradleyon Butte  (SSW)
Not verified: May be a major NHN that is not in the database.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: North America Plains
Range3: Great Plains
Range4: Central Great Plains
Range5: Niobara-Missouri-Black Hills Plains
Drainage BasinsMissouri
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapReliance O43099h5 1:24,000
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